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- Akita a.k.a. Akita Prefecture is a prefecture of Japan located in the Tōhoku region of northern Honshu, the main island of Japan. The capital is the city of Akita.
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- AKITA is an Aviation waypoint.
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- official website: stateofhawaii.info/people/Akita
- Akita is a family name.
- The Akita is a powerful, solid, well-proportioned and distinctive looking dog. This breed is strong and muscular with a flat, heavy head and strong, short muzzle. The head is broad and shaped like a blunt triangle. Coat colors are pure white, red, sesame and brindle. Height: 24-28 inches Weight: 75-120 poundsdogbreedinfo.
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Jubb, Kennedy & Palmer's Pathology of Domestic Animals - Elsevieron VitalSource: 3-Volume Set (2015)
by Grant Maxie
Latin, or Mediterranean descent; the predilection in dogs for the Japanese Akita is an interesting but unexplained parallel. The histologic lesion is a destructive granulomatous endophthalmitis with abundant dispersal of melanin ( Fig. 5-50A).
The Annual Report of the Board of Missions of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States of America (1904)
by Episcopal Church. Board of Missions
temporary chapel; but Akita is a large and wellbuilt city and we should have a church building commensurate with our position. In the city of Tokyo two new preaching chapels have been opened. One is on the island of Tsukudajima, and is ...
The Dog Encyclopedia (2013)
The Akita is a substantial and strikingly handsome dog. It has a quiet dignity, is loyal and protective toward its human family, and is especially good with children. However, it tends to be domineering with other dogs. This breed needs an ...
The Missionary Intelligencer (1905)
Akita is a lively, commanding city, li is the key to the west half of the northern portion of the island. We need another missionary family here. The Episcopalians have recently established Mr. Madely and wife in this city. A great region is open to ...
by Sue Paterson
The Akita is a highly predisposed breed; however, the Samoyed, Siberian husky, chow chow, Irish setter, dachshund, fox terrier, Shetland sheepdog, St Bernard and Old English sheepdog are also commonly affected. □ Non-cutaneous: ...
Handbook of Information for Passengers and Shippers by the Steamers of the Nippon Yusen Kaisha (1904)
by Nihon Yūsen Kabushiki Kaisha
Akita is a prefec- torial capital, and does a flourishing trade, principally in exporting rice to northern districts. The scenery is very fine, and the neighbouring coast is celebrated for curious rock formations. There is a public park where once stood ...
Complete Dog Care (2013)
<11 Allergy prone The Japanese Akita is a breed particularly prone to skin allergies. Signs of a possible allergic reaction include excessive licking and ...
Hunting by Scent by David Hancock
By our definition a hound, the Akita is an impressive breed, having a tangible presence, an imposing selfassurance, almost a natural grandeur about it. The Japanese Akita weighs around 70–80lb but now there is a variation in America that ...
Handbook of Information (1904)
by Nihon Yūsen Kabushiki Kaisha
Akita is a pre- fectural capital, and does a flourishing trade, principally in exporting rice to northern districts. The scenery is very fine, and the neighbouring coast is celebrated for curious rock formations. There is a public park where once stood ...
The Complete Dog Book (2007)
20th Edition by American Kennel Club
Akita is a rugged mountainous area with cold snowy winters. There the Akita was known as matagiinu, “esteemed dog hunter,” and used to hunt bear, deer, and wild boar. The Yezo, largest and fiercest of Old World bears, was typically held at ...
Annual Report (1892)
Akita is a center from which radiate in several directions large prosperous towns and villages. The whole province is rich and the people intelligent. Brother Tsuda , a local preacher, has been doing noble service for Christ in this place during ...
A Complete Guide to Your Dog's Personality by Stanley Coren
The Akita is a spitz-derived, or northern, breed of dog, with a curved tail carried high over the back, sharp face, and pricked ears. Akitas thus look like a shorter- haired version of the dogs that people commonly call “huskies.” It is a big dog, ...
Dog the Complete Guide (1999)
Characteristics The Japanese Akita is a very powerful, majestic dog that needs careful handling. It is intelligent and friendly, with a strong hunting instinct, and makes a good guard dog, without barking too much. It needs to be kept mentally ...
Everything about Health, Behavior, Feeding, and Care by Dan Rice, Michele Earle-Bridges
However, a healthy, nonallergic Akita is a relatively easy keeper. An in-depth, technical consideration of canine nutrition is beyond the scope of this owner's manual. Most pet owners want to know what dog food is best to buy; they don't want to ...
Encyclopedia of Sleep (2012)
Chiba, Japan W Ito Akita University, Akita, Japan; Nanko Hospital, Iwate, Japan A Ivanenko Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA; Children's Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, USA D C Iverson University of Wollongong, Wollongong, ...
Japanese Akita Dogs, Akita inu Dogs A breed also called Akita inu, originating from Japan. It is a large strong dog with a thick coat, prick ears and a tail curling over its back. It can suffer from UVEODERMATOLOGICAL SYNDROME. Japanese ...
An English-Dakota Dictionary (1902)
by John Poage Williamson
— Look after, awanyaka; akita. — Look at ...
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